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The Foundation - Civil and political rights - Lebanon

Mobilising decision makers to amend the Lebanese Municipal Elections' Law

Created 25.10.2016

The Committee for the Follow-Up on Women's Issues – CFUWI has recently produced a guide which calls for the amendment of the municipalities’ law in Lebanon, and for the adoption of women´s quota, in order to ensure gender equality...

The Foundation - Civil and political rights - Euro-Mediterranean region

Video of the advocacy workshop in favour of women in the Mediterranean

Created 20.10.2016

This video (which is mainly in French with subtitles in English and Arabic) presents the CSO WINS project “Capacity-building in the Southern Mediterranean to open policy dialogue and monitoring for women in society”, funded by the...

The Foundation - Civil and political rights - Euro-Mediterranean region

Local clusters of gender equality actors are presented to policy makers and other Euro-Mediterranean actors

Created 18.10.2016

The Foundation analyses women’s local realities and public policies through consultations and dialogues at a grass-roots level. Concretely, the Foundation sets up local clusters of gender equality actors every year, in Algeria, Egypt, Jordan,...

The Foundation - Civil and political rights - Jordan

Mobilizing the community to promote women's participation in the local councils

Created 27.09.2016

Building Bridges Association (BBA) will conduct a project under the pilot mobilization action of gender equality actors which it conducted as the leader of the local cluster of gender equality actors© (Cycle 1). BBA conducted the pilot action...

The Foundation - Civil and political rights - Morocco

Combating violence against women and child marriage in Marrakech

Created 21.09.2016

The Federation of women’s rights leagues of Marrakech (FLDF Marrakech in French) has started a project under the pilot mobilization action of gender equality actors which it conducted as the leader of the local cluster of gender equality...

The Foundation - Types of Violence - Morocco

The Foundation works to push forward the regional gender equality agenda

Created 15.09.2016

The next Union for the Mediterranean (UfM) Regional Dialogue meeting on Women’s Empowerment will take place in Barcelona on October 10th, 2016, within the framework of the 3rd High level UfM Conference “Women for the Mediterranean,...

The Foundation - Types of Violence - Palestinian Authority

A member in the spotlight: Jerusalem Center for Women

Created 07.09.2016

We are happy to share an interview with Fadwa Khawaja, Director of the association Jerusalem Center for Women (JWC) which is a member of the Foundation's Association's Network since May 2015.JWC was established in 1994, as a Palestinian...

The Foundation - Civil and political rights - Tunisia

The transformative effect of women's leadership in Monastir and Sousse

Created 31.08.2016

The Tunisian association Voix de la Femme à Jemmel – VFJ is launching a project within the framework of the pilot mobilization action o of gender equality actors at local level which it conducted as the leader of the local cluster of...

The Foundation - Civil and political rights - Euro-Mediterranean region

Call for applications for the mobilization of gender equality actors at a local level

Created 02.08.2016

This call for applications aims to identify associations which want to encourage networking and joint actions with other gender equality actors of their territory following a local approach. The 7 selected associations (1 for each of the 7...

The Foundation - Education / Professional training - Euro-Mediterranean region

New audiovisual materials on advocacy and women's rights promotion are available!

Created 15.07.2016

The documentation related to the capacity-building workshop in advocacy and policy dialogue for gender equality is now online. They illustrate the 6-days training held in Barcelona (Spain) from 4th to 9th April 2016 within the framework of the...

The Foundation - Civil and political rights - Palestinian Authority

Promoting advocacy in favour of women's social and political rights at the local level

Created 13.07.2016

The Women’s Centre for Legal Aid and Counselling – WCLAC will conduct a fieldwork project within the framework of the pilot action of mobilization of gender equality actors at local level led in 2015 as the leader of the local cluster of...

The Foundation - Civil and political rights - Morocco

A member in the spotlight: Voix de Femmes Marocaines Association

Created 07.07.2016

Voix de Femmes Marocaines association is a member of the Foundation’s network of networks since May 2015. It was founded in 2007 with the aim to protect and promote women and children’s rights, as universally recognized rights. Based in...